4th of July in Eureka Springs

The Eureka Springs 4th of July Parade will begin at 2pm on Friday, July 4th along the usual parade route–the library on Spring Street down to the Courthouse on Main Street.

Following the parade, the Annual Eureka Springs 4th of July fun takes place in Basin Spring Park at 3pm.

There will be the 5th Annual Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest, Water Balloon Toss, Cupcake Walk to celebrate Eureka Springs’ Birthday, Crafts and more! The celebration lasts 2 hours.


Experience an old-fashioned and small-town Independence Day celebration complete with a variety of family-friendly activities at the Holiday Island Chamber of Commerce’s Fifth Annual Holiday Island Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration.

The celebration is free to the public and will take place at the Recreation Complex at Holiday Island Friday, July 4. It will begin at  with lawn games available throughout the day, various vendors offering Italian shaved ice, farmer’s market items, ice cream, watermelon, baked goods, t-shirts, etc., ending at dusk with the fireworks display which will be choreographed to music.

Schedule of Events
2 p.m. Vendor booths open
2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Live Music
4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Pulled-Pork Dinner at the Barn
3:30 p.m. Veterans’ Tribute
5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Music from The Ariels
Dusk FIREWORKS!!